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The Resource The name of the world, Denis Johnson

The name of the world, Denis Johnson

Label
The name of the world
Title
The name of the world
Statement of responsibility
Denis Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Portrait of a professor at a Midwestern university who has been patient in his grief after an accident takes the lives of his wife and child and has permitted that grief to enlarge him."--Jacket
Summary
In a haunting, darkly comic novel, a professor at a small Midwestern college, mourning the accidental deaths of his wife and child, discovers that his grief has both transformed and enlarged his life
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
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036456
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Johnson, Denis
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • College teachers
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Middle West
  • Widowers
  • College teachers
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Widowers
  • Middle West
Target audience
adult
Label
The name of the world, Denis Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm43227331
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
129 pages
Isbn
9780060929657
Lccn
99085970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780060192488
System control number
(OCoLC)43227331
Label
The name of the world, Denis Johnson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm43227331
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
129 pages
Isbn
9780060929657
Lccn
99085970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780060192488
System control number
(OCoLC)43227331

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